KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 19 (Bernama) -- AXA Affin General Insurance Bhd (AAGI) won three prestigious awards at the recent 27th World HRD Congress in Mumbai.
In a statement today, the company said it bagged awards for Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Year and the 101 Global Human Resource (HR) Heroes award at the Global HR Excellence Awards 2019.
AAGI also grabbed the Continuous Innovation in HR Strategy at Work award at the Global Best Employer Brand Awards 2019.
Both ceremonies were held in conjunction with the World HRD Congress and are acclaimed by HR leaders from all around the world.
The awards are recognised as an esteemed benchmark for companies with proven track records of delivering leading practices that drive organisational growth and workforce transformation, AAGI said.
Chief executive officer Emmanuel Nivet, who was named CEO of the Year for two consecutive years, attributed the global recognition to the company’s agile and open culture, driven by the purpose of empowerment, not just to customers, but also to its people.
“At AXA, we are committed to empower our customers to live a better life and this can only be delivered if we have strong commitment from our people.
“To guide us on this path, AXA has developed a set of four core values that act as a compass, namely Customer First, Courage, One AXA and Integrity,” he added.
AAGI is currently one of the fastest growing general insurance companies in Malaysia with over 800 employees in 23 offices as well as 5000 agents, brokers and bank partners nationwide.
The company has received multiple accolades recognising its achievements as the preferred employer not just globally, but also in Asia and Malaysia.